The folks from "Duck Dynasty" have made their first public statements about the suspension and reinstatement of their patriarch Phil Robertson in a Fox News interview on New Year's Eve. If fans were hoping to get some juicy quotes from Willie and Korie Robertson to fan the flames of the "Duck Dynasty" controversy, they were disappointed. According to a Jan. 1 article on Fox News.com, the couple were positive and focused on the future. Their remarks were tied into the fresh start that the New Year brings, and they expressed an eagerness to get back to work.
The new season of "Duck Dynasty" will begin filming new episodes soon, and Korie Robertson said she is glad the entire family will be able to work together. Willie did interject that there is no "bad blood" between the Robertsons and A&E Network.
Phil Robertson made a few remarks in an interview with GQ Magazine regarding the Biblical stance on homosexuality, punctuated with his own rough and sometimes crude way of speaking. After the network suspended Robertson for nine days, they gave in to the public outcry and reinstated him to the show.
Willie and Korie Robertson are often the upbeat public face of the "Duck Dynasty" brand. They did admit that they had learned a lot through the experience.
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